East Bridgewater: Man Hospitalized After Being Struck By Car

One man was hospitalized after being struck by a car in East Bridgewater.

Police and fire officials say that shortly before 2 p.m. on Sunday crews responded to the area of 453 North Bedford St. (Route 18) for a report of a crash where a driver struck a man who was standing at the end of a driveway.

Rescuers found a 60-year-old East Taunton man who was suffering from serious, life-threatening injuries and he was transported to Boston Medical Center.

An initial investigation has indicated that the man was allegedly struck by a 28-year-old Randolph woman who was driving a 2016 Nissan Altima on North Bedford St.

Officials say the woman, who was not injured, stopped and was cooperative with police.

Route 18 was partially closed while the scene was active.

The cause of the crash is being investigated by East Bridgewater Police.

Anyone with information on the crash is being asked to call East Bridgewater Police at 508-378-7223.


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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.